After winning the coin toss in overtime, the New England Patriots accidentally elected to kickoff to the New York Jets, rather than receive the ball. This resulted in the Jets scoring the winning touchdown.
It instantly became fodder for jokes and ridicule toward the Patriots.
Some have compared it to Steve Harvey’s inadvertent announcement of the wrong Miss Universe last weekend.
Harvey was able to correct his mistake before the competition had ended. The Patriots weren’t as fortunate.
The coin toss that was heard around the world…